Bike the Golden Gate Bridge for (basically) free!

Get the value of your bike rental in store credit at Sports Basement!

Grab your rental bike from our location near Fisherman's Wharf


Get the value of your rental in store credit at Sports Basement, San Francisco's #1 sporting goods store


Enjoy an incredible (and basically free) ride across the Golden Gate Bridge!

Rated #1 bike rental on TripAdvisor

600+ reviews

I cannot recommend this rental company highly enough. Just off Jones street, it is easy to find and only a few minutes from Fishermans Wharf. Staff are excellent and very efficient! 

— ValerieMow

600+ reviews

WOW! What a great experience! Basically Free Bike Rentals is the way to go if you want to experience a bike ride across the Golden Gate.

— Justin Kelley

100+ reviews

I can't stop talking about how much I love Basically Free Bike Rentals! To get a store credit for the full cost of your bike rental is amazing. And they have really good bikes available to rent.

— Ritchie E.

Golden Gate Bridge Guided Bike Tour

Looking for a more in-depth look at San Francisco? You found it!

Our guided bike tours are led by experienced local guides who love bikes almost as much as they love San Francisco. We'll take you over Golden Gate Bridge along the very best route, then you enjoy your bike rental for the rest of the day!

– Tours run: Every day
– Starts: 10am
– Time: ~2.5 hours
– Distance: 5.8 miles
– Includes: All-day bike rental, helmet & lock

Rather explore on your own? Check out our self-guided tour options for foodies, museum lovers and more!

Basically Free Bike Rentals

Conveniently located just steps away from Fisherman's Wharf
1196 Columbus Street
San Francisco, CA 94133
(415) 934-2922

Mon-Fri | 8am-6pm
Sat & Sun | 8am-7pm

Sports Basement is located right on Crissy Field, at 610 Old Mason Street.

Using your Basically Free Bike Rental credit

Sports Basement is located right on Crissy Field

Your route to the Golden Gate Bridge will take you right past Sports Basement, where you can grab drinks, snacks, apparel, gear and more, using store credit in the amount of your bike rental! Sports Basement is San Francisco's #1 sporting goods store, and is the perfect place to take a break before tackling the Golden Gate Bridge.

Using your store credit is easy: you'll get a special voucher when you rent your bike, and you'll just present it to the register staff when you make your purchase. If you want, they'll also provide you with bike panniers so you can easily carry your purchases on your rental bike!

Top Brands at Sports Basement
The North Face Nike Patagonia Adidas RayBan Clifbar